2014 Fish Board and Awards

Trophies

Any fish classified as a Game Fish for which the Balboa Angling Club awards a Button (regardless of whether the angler has already won a button in that species) and limited to one point per species per line test: 2#, 4#, 6#, 8#, 12#, 16#, 20#, 30#, 50#, 80# test tackle.  NOTE:  Point System is identical for Top Junior Angler – Anglers Center Perpetual Award.

 

Outstanding Angler

First Member to Break a Club Record

Most Tagged and/or Released Marlin by a Junior

Last Tagged and/or Released Marlin of the Season

 

1st Fish Boat Flags:

Albacore

Broadbill

Dorado

Marlin Released

Marlin Boated

Tuna

Yellowtail

White Sea Bass

 

Broadbill Recognition awarded annually to each Member catching a Broadbill.  The fish may be of any weight on IGFA tackle (Only one such annual award to any angler per season).

 

Fish of the Month is awarded to the largest fish on any tackle.

 

Member World Record Breaking Recognition

 

MT Campbell Special Trophy for the most club species caught on Fly Fishing Tackle.

 

All Angling Regulations and Tackle Specifications must be met, including, but not limited to:  “First” and “Last” fish must be weighed at the clubhouse.  All trophy fish must submit line for testing to the clubhouse.  Certified scale weigh slips and line for testing must be received at the clubhouse within 15 days of recording.

 

 

 

Here’s a recap of the 2014 Fishing Season with the Awards Banquet held at the Balboa Pavilion on March 15, 2015.

 

2014 First Fish Flags

White Seabass  Dan Fultz           January 7

Yellowtail          Paul Hoofe         May 15

Tuna                   Trey Smith         June 30

Dorado               Jock Albright      July 9

Marlin Release  Steve Behrens    August

Broadbill            Nate Shill            September 21

 

 

 

2014 Fish of the Month

January            Dan Fultz                     White Seabass            66.20 lbs.

February          Jeff Clary                      Yellowtail                   29.00 lbs.

March               Bill Seiler                     White Seabass           56.50 lbs.

April                 Bill Seiler                     White Seabass           54.00 lbs.

May                  Taylor Knowles             Thresher Shark         149.00 lbs.

June                 Tim Humphrey             Mako Shark               118.00 lbs.

July                  Mark Cernich               White Seabass             46.00 lbs.

August              Rob Webster               Marlin                        191.00 lbs.

September         Bill Seiler                   White Seabass             63.70 lbs.

October             Tony Sabatino            Marlin                        129.00 lbs.

November         Tim Humphrey            Yellowtail                     28.68 lbs.

December         Vick Sommers             Yellowtail                    19.58 lbs.

 

 

Annual Trophy Awards

Largest Fish Categories – ½ Button Weight Minimum

 

Species                Line Class    Name                            Weight

Barracuda                    4              Greg Taite                           4.50

Barracuda                    2              Greg Taite                           4.84

 

Bonito                           6              Greg Taite                        6.27

Bonito                           4              Tim Humphrey                  5.54

Bonito                           2              Tim Humphrey                  2.93

 

Broadbill                      30           Nate Shill                          34.20

 

Calico Bass                  2              Tim Humphrey                  1.70

 

Corbina                        6              Trentin Humphrey          3.18

Corbina                        4              Greg Taite                    4.84

Corbina                        2              Greg Taite                    2.26

 

Croaker                        8              Tim Humphrey                  5.45

Croaker                        6              Tim Humphrey                  4.41

Croaker                        4              Tim Humphrey                  4.63

Croaker                        2              Tim Humphrey                  4.20

 

Dorado                         30           Troy Smith                      27.71

Dorado                         20           Jeff Clary                         25.20

Dorado                         16           Frank Adler                      19.39

Dorado                         12           Austin Yule                      17.40

Dorado                         8              Greg Taite                      21.10

Dorado                         6              Tim Humphrey                  9.02

Dorado                         4              Tim Humphrey                  8.70

 

Halibut                          30           Greg Taite                       30.60

Halibut                          12           Vick Sommers                 34.01

Halibut                          8              Vick Sommers                17.15

Halibut                          6              Jim Duncan                     21.00

Halibut                          6              Vick Sommers                 29.24

Halibut                          4              Taylor Knowles                 7.51

 

Mako                            50           Tim Humphrey               118.00

Mako                            30           Trentin Humphrey            81.80

 

Marlin                           30/9th   Johnnie Crean                  134.00

Marlin                           20           Rob Webster                  191.00

 

Sand Bass                    6              Alec Lis                            3.52

Sand Bass                    4              Tim Humphrey                  4.21

Sand Bass                    2              Tim Humphrey                  3.16

 

Spotted Bay Bass     4              Greg Taite                           2.12

Spotted Bay Bass     2              Tim Humphrey                     2.30

 

Thresher Shark         80           Taylor Knowles                  149.00

 

Tuna                              50           Riley Binnquist              34.00

Tuna                              30           Sally Kurz                     63.40

Tuna                              20           Greg York                     20.58

Tuna                              16           Mark Cernich                 22.75

Tuna                              12           Jack Rainwater              29.42

Tuna                              8              Jack Rainwater               32.84

Tuna                              6              Tim Humphrey               21.91

Tuna                              4              Greg Taite                     19.69

 

White Seabass          80           Bill Seiler                           56.80

White Seabass          50           Dan Fultz                           66.20

White Seabass          30           Bill Seiler                           63.70

White Seabass          20           Paul Hoofe                         41.37

White Seabass          16           Charlie Albright                   54.00

White Seabass          12           Vick Sommers                    59.60

White Seabass          8              Stan Ecklund                    27.30

 

Yellowtail                     50           Riley Binnquist                39.01

Yellowtail                     30           Dave Elm                       36.47

Yellowtail                     20           Paul Hoofe                     44.72

Yellowtail                     16           Greg Taite                      22.80

Yellowtail                     12           Bob Hoose                     45.60

Yellowtail                     8              Tim Humphrey               18.66

Yellowtail                     6              Tim Humphrey                6.72

Yellowtail                     4              Tim Humphrey                6.42

Yellowtail                     2              Tim Humphrey                4.24

 

 

 

 

Buttons Awarded for 2014

 

Species      Line Class  Name                            Weight

Bonito                       2      Greg Taite                        2.47

Bonito                       2      Tim Humphrey                  2.93

Bonito                       4      Tim Humphrey                  5.54

Bonito                       6      Tim Humphrey                  6.22

Bonito                       6      Greg Taite                        6.27

 

Broadbill                  30   Nate Shill                          34.20

 

Corbina                    4      Tim Humphrey                  4.15

Corbina                    4      Greg Taite                        4.84

 

Dorado                     8      Vick Sommers                 14.85

Dorado                     8      Tim Humphrey                 17.40

Dorado                     20   Jeff Clary                          25.20

Dorado                     30   Troy Smith                        27.71

 

Halibut                      4      Donna Narcizo                  6.06

Halibut                      4      Taylor Knowles                 7.51

Halibut                      6      Vick Sommers                 29.24

Halibut                      30   TJ Johnson                       30.51

Halibut                      30   Greg Taite                        30.60

 

Mako                        4      Dan Greenberg                      R

Mako                        80   Grant Garrett                          R

Mako                        16   Greg Taite                                R

Mako                        8      Vick Sommers                         R

Mako                        30   Vick Sommers                         R

 

Marlin                       20   Tony Sabatino             129.00

Marlin                       30/9th Johnnie Crean         134.00

Marlin                       20   Rob Webster               191.00

Marlin                       30   Armando Garcia                      R

Marlin                       20   Chuck Holland                         R

 

Marlin                       50   Chuck Holland                         R

Marlin                       20   Dave Langston                        R

Marlin                       20   Drew Lawler                            R

Marlin                       50   Dustin Elm                              R

Marlin                       50   Grant Garrett                          R

Marlin                       30   James Gowans                       R

Marlin                       12   Jock Albright                           R

Marlin                       30   Martin Firestein                       R

Marlin                       50   Matt Earl                                R

Marlin                       20   Patty Blower                           R

Marlin                       50   Patty Blower                           R

Marlin                       30   Paul Kroger                            R

Marlin                       50   Paul Kroger                            R

Marlin                       30   Rob Chandler                          R

Marlin                       30   Rob Thompson                        R

Marlin                       30   Warren Gunter                         R

Marlin                       20   J. Howard Tuttle                    T/R

 

Sand Bass                4      Tim Humphrey                  4.21

 

Spotted Bay Bass 2      Tim Humphrey                  2.30

 

Tuna                          6      Ryan Lawler                     12.63

Tuna                          8      Greg Taite                        16.40

Tuna                          6      Greg Taite                        17.95

Tuna                          8      Ryan Lawler                     18.00

Tuna                          8      Andrew Gabriel             18.23

Tuna                          4      Greg Taite                        19.69

Tuna                          8      Tim Humphrey               20.12

Tuna                          8      Chuck Holland                 20.20

Tuna                          12   Paul Hoofe                       20.29

Tuna                          8      Tony Sabatino                 20.50

Tuna                          8      Dave Elm                           20.65

Tuna                          6      Chuck Holland                 21.65

Tuna                          12   Dave Elm                           21.76

Tuna                          6      Tim Humphrey               21.91

Tuna                          12   Tim Humphrey               21.98

Tuna                          12   Ryan Lawler                     22.25

Tuna                          16   Mark Cernich                  22.75

Tuna                          8      Steve Behrens                23.70

Tuna                          8      Todd Zondler                  25.25

Tuna                          12   Jack Rainwater               29.42

Tuna                          30   Teri Holland                     30.40

Tuna                          8      Jack Rainwater               32.84

Tuna                          30   Dave Elm                           32.94

Tuna                          30   Scott Buchert                  33.00

 

White Seabass      8      Stan Ecklund                    27.30

White Seabass      30   Terry Kaser                      31.00

White Seabass      20   Paul Hoofe                       41.37

White Seabass      12   Jock Albright                    49.20

White Seabass      50   Nate Shill                          52.20

White Seabass      50   Vick Sommers                 53.80

White Seabass      16   Charlie Albright              54.00

White Seabass      50   Dan Fultz                           66.20

 

Yellowtail                 8      Tim Humphrey               18.66

Yellowtail                 12   Greg Taite                        21.76

Yellowtail                 16   Ryan Lawler                     22.11

Yellowtail                 16   Greg Taite                        22.80

Yellowtail                 30   Jeff Clary                           29.00

Yellowtail                 30   Dave Elm                           36.47

 

 

 

World Records

Bob Hoose      Yellowtail on 12#   45 lbs. 10 oz.

 

 

 

Club Records

Dan Fultz                 White Seabass on 50#                66 lbs. 3 oz.

Paul Hoofe              White Seabass on 9th Linen         53 lbs. 3 oz.

Mark Cernich           White Seabass on 12th Linen       46 lbs.

Tim Humphrey         Tuna on 6#                                21 lbs. 14 oz.

Greg Taite               Dorado on 8#                             21 lbs. 2 oz.

 

2014 Special Awards

First Member to Break a Club Record

Dan Fultz January 7, 2014

White Seabass on 50# 66 lbs. 3 oz.

 

Most Tagged/Released Marlin by a Member’s Boat

Doug Daniels – Pescador

 

First Marlin of the Season

Steve Behrens – August 2, 2014

 

First Marlin of the Season by a Woman

Patty Blower – August 9, 2014

 

Last Marlin of the Season by a Woman

Patty Blower – November 9, 2014

 

Most Tagged/Released Marlin of the Season

Kathy Ecklund  – 13

 

First Tuna of the Season

Trey Smith – June 30, 2014

 

Member Doing the Most for Conservation

John JD Doughty

MABT Satellite Tagging/IGFA Great Marlin Race

 

Broadbill Recognition

Nate Shill

 

Outstanding Angler of 2014
Tim Humphrey